Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
20.8°F
(-6.2°C)
12.7°F
(-10.7°C)
8.1°F
(4.5°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1927
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1939
Ties: 1986, 2018
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1927
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1999
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1919
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1999
Ties: 1947, 2010, 2014
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1896
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1912
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1896
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1904, 1944, 1975, 1980, 1988
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1896
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1947, 1988, 2012
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1934, 1957, 1981
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1927
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1939
Ties: 1901, 1914, 1974
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1927
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1987
Ties: 1910, 1956, 1959
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1951
90th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1951
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1987
Ties: 1918, 1983
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1950
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1987
Ties: 1984
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1951
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1953, 1954, 1990, 1991, 2000
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1951
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1951
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1932, 1933, 1991
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1990, 2001, 2018
Ties: 1934, 1988, 2008
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/